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3/21/2016

Report confirms investment in early childhood is important in student success

Since 2012, Ohio has put millions of federal and state dollars into improving its early education system for children ages birth through kindergarten entry who are from economically disadvantaged homes. Findings from research done recently by the Ohio Education Research Center show why financial commitments like these are important.

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3/21/2016

Guidance available for schools seeking accessible educational materials for students with print disabilities

For some students, printed instructional materials can be a barrier to participation and achievement in the general education curriculum. Accessible educational materials remove that barrier. Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, state and local education agencies must ensure that children with disabilities who need accessible education materials in the four specialized formats receive those materials in a timely manner, which is defined in Ohio as the delivery of the accessible materials at the same time as their peers receive their materials.

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3/21/2016

Order accessible educational materials for the 2016-2017 school year now

The 2016 Federal Quota Registration of Blind Students is now complete and special education administrators and teachers of qualified students should be notified that orders for accessible materials (audio, braille, digital and large print textbooks and educational aids) for the 2016-2017 school year should be completed now to ensure timely delivery of these materials to students.

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3/21/2016

Deadlines and dates

Approaching deadlines or important dates mentioned in previous editions of EdConnection.

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3/14/2016

State Test Updates for 2015-2016

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3/14/2016

Training to assist with value-added roster verification

Principals, school leaders, trainers, teachers and educational service center staff members will benefit from free training tailored to their roles in the annual roster verification process for value-added reporting. The department is offering webinars for each of these groups — and in addition is hosting in-person sessions for principals and other administrators who are new to value-added reporting.

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3/14/2016

Register to attend the "We Are The Majority" Youth Rally and Resiliency Ring, April 28

Registration is now open for groups wanting to be a part of the 2016 "We Are The Majority" Youth Rally and Resiliency Ring slated for April 28 in downtown Columbus. The event, hosted by the Ohio Youth-Led Prevention Network in partnership with YouthMOVE Ohio, is free and includes lunch. Register by April 8 to guarantee a spot and receive a T-shirt. Click here for more information.

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